Tag: Food

Backyard Duck Keeping

Ducks for Starters - A practical guide to backyard duck keeping A new book from us. A reprint of a very old one, actually. Ducks For Starters - A practical guide to backyard duck keeping by Bruce Wicking was first published way back in 1990. We thought this little book worthy of a reprint, so..

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Water Water Everywhere but …

“We plant the seed, nature grows the seed, we eat the seed.” “Shut up Neil.” “We plant the seed, nature grows the seed, we eat the seed.” “I said shut up Neil.” Glunk. “Oh my God, I’ve killed a hippy!”  A memorable moment in that wonderful and irreverent British comedy series The Young Ones, first..

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Compendium Catalogue

The Compendium Catalogue is a significant historical document. It was published in 1974 and was the first attempt at cataloguing the self-sufficiency books that were being read at that time. It was part of the new mood which started in the 1960's and was later to be labeled 'Hippy’ Gregory Ah Ket was the originator..

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